Hosea

Hosea

Hosea 13:1-14 – Where O Grave is Your Sting

In Hosea 13:1 Israel incurred guilt through idolatry – and died. Several images are used for judgment. Israel will be like the morning dew – with the heat of the morning sun it is gone. Israel again experiences God as being like a lion, a leopard, and a bear – ripped open and devoured – dead!…